Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone with Whistleboard
Location: Henshaw CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 33 miles 40 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: August 2020
Next assessment due: November 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 65
Trains per day: 72
8 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
Whistle boards provided on the rail approach in one direction - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Haydon and Hadrian
Civil Parish/community: Henshaw
UK Parliament Constituency: Hexham
European Region: North East
Unitary Authority: Northumberland County Council
Individual Risk Rating is the risk to invidual users of the crossing.
It is presented as a single letter, with A being the highest risk and M being the lowest.
Collective Risk Rating is the overall risk of any incident involving any person or vehicle on the crossing,
including train staff and passengers as well as users of the crossing. It is presented as a number, with 1 being the highest risk and 13 being
the lowest. This is the most important rating when prioritising safety measures at level crossings.